Montcalm County Sheriff’s officials are investigating a smash and grab break-in at a local business. A burglar broke into Burning Scent-Sations at 8899 E. Peck Road the night of June 1 or the morning of June 2. Grainy black and white video footage shows a masked burglar busting through a window, smashing glass display cases and stuffing items into a backpack — all in less than one minute.
A brief report from the May 15 Spencer Township board meeting.
A brief report from the June 11 Eureka Township Board meeting.
A Howard City-area home burned to the ground Monday morning after a lightning strike from a thunderstorm hit the residence. According to Howard City Fire Chief Randy Heckman, it is believed a work ladder leading up to the roof of the home helped attract the lightning strike, which occurred around 10 a.m. at 10815 Maple Hill Road north of M-46.
Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Tuesday, June 19, 2012
The Greenville and Stanton communities are mourning the loss of a young man. Bruce “Tal” Bretzke III, 17, died unexpectedly Saturday night or Sunday morning at his home in Stanton. He was the son of Bruce and Kelly Bretzke.
Read the meeting minutes for the Crystal Township Board.
Four Greenville High School basketball players will have the opportunity to play in a high school all-star game. The recent graduates will take part in the Champions of Character All-star Basketball games on Thursday at Cornerstone University.
How does a downtown median sound? Whaddya think? Greenville’s Downtown Development Authority is taking a second look at putting a median in a couple of blocks of Lafayette Street.
A tower near the Montcalm County Sheriff’s Office was apparently struck by lightning this morning. “It scared the bejeebers out of us,” said Central Dispatch Director Tim Scott.